2015 News Releases
Phil Stafford receives national award for work in aging
(December 15, 2015)
Indiana University Professor Philip B. Stafford was the recipient of the Ageless America Award in a ceremony held in Washington D.C. presented by Partners for Livable Communities.
New Publication Provides Resources for Families of Children Newly Diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (December 10, 2015)
A new publication developed by the Indiana Resource Center for Autism at the Indiana Institute on Disability and Community is designed to provide Indiana families a place to start to navigate systems after their child receives an autism spectrum disorder diagnosis.
IU’s Indiana Resource Center for Autism director appointed to Indiana Bicentennial Legacy Project Working Group (December 1, 2015)
Cathy Pratt has been appointed by Lt. Governor Sue Ellspermann to participate in an Indiana Bicentennial Legacy Project to develop a long-term vision for the future of Indiana around youth and education.
Indiana Institute on Disability and Community Annual Report for 2015 (July 22, 2015)
Indiana Institute on Disability and Community Annual Report for 2015
Director of Indiana Institute on Disability and Community announces retirement (June 23, 2015)
David Mank, director of the Indiana Institute on Disability and Community (IIDC), a federally designated Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities, has announced his retirement. Mank has been director of the IIDC since 1996.
IU policy brief examines superintendents’ perceptions of Indiana’s teacher evaluation (May 18, 2015)
School superintendents in Indiana remain generally positive but have important reservations about recent changes to teacher evaluation, according to a policy brief by the Center on Education and Lifelong Learning at Indiana University Bloomington.
Camp YES, AND: Teens on the spectrum and teachers – laughing and learning together (May 14, 2015)
This summer, the Center on Education and Lifelong Learning and Indiana Resource Center for Autism at the Indiana Institute on Disability and Community at Indiana University will offer Camp YES, AND -- an improvisational theatre camp for teens on the autism spectrum and teachers.
Indiana Institute director David Mank appointed to serve on national competitive employment advisory committee (January 8, 2015)
Indiana Institute Director David Mank appointed to serve on national competitive employment advisory committee